How much does a Purchasing Supervisor make in Rhode Island? The average Purchasing Supervisor salary in Rhode Island is $93,494 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $82,124 and $106,958. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Purchasing Supervisor

Purchasing Supervisor supervises the daily activities of the purchasing function. Maintains relationship with vendors or suppliers and negotiates contracts for more complex purchase order. Being a Purchasing Supervisor evaluates and analyzes purchasing trend and price trend to identify forecasting demand and minimize purchasing costs. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Additionally, Purchasing Supervisor typically reports to a manager. The Purchasing Supervisor supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. To be a Purchasing Supervisor typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coventry, RI Avg. Salary $93,760 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Cumberland, RI Avg. Salary $93,938 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location East Providence, RI Avg. Salary $93,938 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Narragansett, RI Avg. Salary $93,893 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Tiverton, RI Avg. Salary $93,406 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Westerly, RI Avg. Salary $94,767 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Woonsocket, RI Avg. Salary $93,849 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $93,376 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $93,938 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $94,781 Date Updated July 27, 2020
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